Tsunami warning buoy recovery. This buoy had broken free from its mooring.
Using the stern capstan to reel in the buoy.
Image ID: ship1141, NOAA's Fleet Then and Now - Sailing for Science Collection
Location: Pacific Ocean, Gulf of Alaska
Photo Date: 2005 July 13
Photographer: LCDR Mark Wetzler, NOAA Ship FAIRWEATHER
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